We had a perfect two night getaway in the forest. The cabin is so clean and charming. The owner and manager are friendly, take care of every detail...
We had a perfect two night getaway in the forest. The cabin is so clean and charming. The owner and manager...
Vintage Cabin in Private 10-Acre Forest with Covered Porch on Vashon Island, WashingtonVashon, Washington (United States)
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· Pets allowed · Private Barbecue
Secluded in 10 private acres of woodland, this charming, off-the-grid cabin is set on Vashon Island, Washington, and it is perfect for a couple to escape the city for a romantic getaway. The rental is pet-friendly, so guests can look forward to sharing this idyllic spot with the four-legged members of their family.
There is a wonderfully comfortable queen-size bed, as well as a sleeping loft with two twin beds. The bathroom is in a separate building just a few steps from the cabin, and it includes a combined tub/shower and a composting toilet maintaining the eco-friendly goals of the host. The kitchen has all the utensils and cookware glampers will need to cook up some tasty meals each day, which can be enjoyed at the dining table. There is a wood-burning stove in the cabin that keeps it warm and cozy.
Outside, the rental boasts a large, covered deck. Here, guests will find cushioned chairs that are great for taking in the beautiful views of the forest. Additionally, there is a fire pit with a grill, as well as a barbecue, perfect for cooking burgers and steaks, or for roasting marshmallows and s'mores at the end of a fun-filled day. Read More
- Hot water potable
- 1 Bathroom
- Running water
- 1 Queen-size bed
- Hot plate
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Private Kitchen
- Private Barbecue
- Dining table
- Tea kettle
- 2 Twin/Single bed
- Fire pit
- Kitchen equipment
This is a secluded and rustic glamping experience. There is a composting toilet in a small building a few steps away. The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric hot plate, a microwave, a coffee and tea maker, a Crock Pot, a blender, and all necessary cookware and dinnerware, and guests can also cook on the BBQ, fire pit, or camp stove. The rental has a large, covered deck with outdoor furniture.
There is parking available.
Location + Surroundings
- Movie theater
This property is perfectly located for a glamping vacation. It is set on 10 private acres in a beautiful forest setting. A one-hour journey via the Vashon Ferry will bring guests to the rental, and from here, they will find themselves in a truly secluded spot. Glampers will find themselves one and a half miles from the Dockton Public Beach and Marina that boasts countless sources of entertainment and plenty of trail for walkers and horse riders.
The property is a 20-minute drive from downtown Vashon, which is known as the quaint and artsy hub of this forested island. Read More
- Bird watching
Vashon Island offers an abundance of exciting activities to enjoy. This part of the world is known for its fun and liberal community that has artistic and environmental values. There of plenty of nature activities to do on the island, and hiking and cycling are great ways to get to know the beautiful setting. Bow hunting may be possible in accordance with the Department of Fish and Wildlife guidelines, and guests can contact the host for permission. There is also live entertainment for guests to enjoy. There are also plenty of restaurants and cinemas in close proximity for glampers to discover. The art center is definitely well worth a visit for guests who are hoping to soak up a bit of culture during their stay.
There are some fun and even quirky annual events on Vashon. Some highlights include getting dressed up and going to watch the Academy Awards at the historic Vashon Theatre. For birders, the Vashon-Maury Audobon Society holds guided tours the 2nd Saturday of each month. Vashon is known for its many diverse artists, which is celebrated at the Art Gallery Cruise on First Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.The Farmers Market features local food, crafts, and music every Saturday starting in April and running until mid-December.
For hardcore athletes, the Vashon 50K Ultramarathon and Trail Run occurs each summer. People come from near and far for the Sheepdog Classic each June. Glampers can enjoy the 4th of July fireworks on Quartermaster Harbor, while the puppy stays in the calm and quiet cabin. Strawberry Festival draws many people for a wide range of activities, and The Lavender Festival happens each summer. Glampers can come and see over 20 varieties of the flower.
Low Tide celebration is a distinctly Vashon community event. For motorcycle enthusiasts, the NW Classic Old Bike event is usually the Sunday before or after Labor Day, and Passport2Pain is the annual bike ride throughout the island. Ciderfest is a great event for all ages, usually held on the first Saturday in October, or whenever the harvest happens. Point Robinson Lighthouse throws a party and open house each winter.
- Check-in: from 04:00 p.m. to 07:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
- No Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- No Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed additional charge
- No smoking
- No parties
- Events allowed
Accesibility & Safety
- Fire extinguisher
- First aid kit
- Smoke detector
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
Check-in time is between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
The cabin has a loft, so all guests should exercise caution in the loft.
Glampers must be aged 18 and over.
Dogs are welcome for an additional fee. Guests should be aware there is a road 300 meters from the rental, and wildlife including raccoons, deer, and at times cougar can be found on the property.
Reservations will not be accepted if made more than 6 months in advance. Read more